Traits of a self-directed learner


In this short article, Paul examined what it takes to become a self-directed workplace learner and shares his personal experience of self-learning over the last twenty-five years. In the modern office, training departments are moving away from being the giver of training more to the provider of opportunities which staff can use to achieve their workplace goals. What do Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and I have in common? We’re all self-directed learners. I’ve proudly been…

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Paul Archer is the founder and Managing Director of Archer Training Ltd, a specialist training provider that brings practical sales and coaching skills to financial services firms. Paul has published 8 books and is a regular blogger and YouTuber - and can be contacted at

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